DPD01 – Introduction to Black and White Darkroom

4 Week Course / Tutor: Mella Travers / Max. 7 students per class
(Morning & Evening Courses Available)


This course is a great introduction to film development and printing were you will gain an excellent basic grounding enabling you to work independently in the darkroom. You will learn Dark room safety and how to: use equipment and mix chemicals; create photograms; develop and store black and white film; make contact sheets and test prints; use multi-grade filters in printing and produce high quality black and white prints.

The Darkroom will provide all chemicals needed for the duration of the Course and paper for the first 2 weeks. The cost of the course includes one free 3hr session in the darkroom, which can be taken after the courses is finished


Students must be able to use a manual or automatic film camera to produce a well-exposed black and white film (35mm, 120 or 5×4 format).

Summer 2018

May/June course Dates: Tuesday 29th, June 5th, 12th & 19th

Course Times & Cost

Morning classes: 11am-2pm / Cost: €195.00
Evening classes: 6.30pm-9.30pm / Cost: €195.00

All our courses can be provided on an intensive, one to one, private basis. Duration and prices may vary, please contact us directly for more information.

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